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Dr. James Lin
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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How long before HCG is strong enough to be detected in home pregnancy test?

How long before HCG is strong enough to be detected in home pregnancy test?

Missed Period: Usually ten to fourteen days after conception. The morning after the first day of a missed period is usually the most common time recommended for pregnancy testing. ...Read more

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Hello i had an hCG inj 5000 17 may 2014 .so when to perform home pregnancy test ?

Hello i had an hCG inj 5000 17 may 2014 .so when to perform home pregnancy test ?

Unclear questions: HCG injection will not result in pregnancy. In fact HCG injections are not good for any thing other than lightening your wallet. The injection you had in 2014, is no longer an issue. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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BY the time your hCG level is high enough to detect in a home pregnancy test how many weeks pregnant will you be?

BY the time your hCG level is high enough to detect in a home pregnancy test how many weeks pregnant will you be?

Ralph881: Believe it or not, home pregnancy tests are positive at very low HCG levels in the first 2-3 weeks of pregnancy and sometimes even earlier. The key is performing the test on the first urine after a night's sleep so it is concentrated and not dilute and performing the test exactly as instructed ...Read more

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I took an hCG booster of 250 units (i believe that is the correct measurement. Small amt) when can I take a home pregnancy test?

I took an hCG booster of 250 units (i believe that is the correct measurement. Small amt) when can I take a home pregnancy test?

About 2 -12 days.: From what i know about this, you're supposed to ovulate about 36 hours after you take gthis with a concomitant rise in temperature. If you engage in intercourse, etc. You should first take your pregnancy test about 2-10 days after this, especially if you don't have your period. If the result is not clear you can also take the test after that. ...Read more

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I took hCG drops about a month ago, stopped about 15 days later. yesterday I took a home pregnancy test and it came back positive. could it be false?

I took hCG drops about a month ago, stopped about 15 days later. yesterday I took a home pregnancy test and it came back positive. could it be false?

Probably not: The drops were so long ago, and there is not great absorption anyway (ie. waste of money) that it would not cause the pregnancy test to be positive. I suggest you follow up with your GYN. ...Read more

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Last sex 5.05. On 8.06 i took blood test hCG beta hormon level 7, 6. After seven days i made home pregnancy test it was negative. I'm i pregnant?

Last sex 5.05. On 8.06 i took blood test hCG beta hormon level 7, 6. After seven days i made home pregnancy test it was negative. I'm i pregnant?

Don't think so.: The beta HCG level of 7 is very low- if a urine pregnancy test was negative 7 days later then it sounds like your hormone levels declined after the 8.06 test -instead of increasing, as they should have with a normally progressing pregnancy. There is a small chance of getting a false negative home pregnancy test and you could check it again or get another beta check to be sure. But most likely not. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Sudler
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Pregnancy Test (Definition)

A pregnancy test measures a hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG). HCG is a hormone produced during pregnancy. It appears in the blood and urine of pregnant women as early as ...Read more


Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Home Pregnancy Test (Definition)

Any one of several kits available to the public. They rely on a colorimetric reaction that, in the presence of at least 25 miu hcg, will indicate positivity ...Read more